Treat your taste buds to a perfect pair of Belgium's gourmet specialties with a 2-hour chocolate and beer tasting tour in Brussels. Nibble artisan chocolate at a famous sweetshop, and taste several kinds of Belgian beer while learning about the traditional brewing process. Along the way, gain insight into the city’s medieval history and modern culture on a relaxed walking tour.
2-hour beer and chocolate tasting tour of Brussels
Learn about the history and production methods of two of Belgium's most famous exports
Taste artisan chocolates at a famous sweet shop
Sip traditional Belgian beers at two local taverns
Explore the history and culture of Brussels on a relaxed walking tour
Your tasting adventure begins midmorning at a central location in Brussels, where you'll meet your gourmet guide and small group. Begin on a sweet note at a renowned chocolatier with a tasting of three artisan Belgian chocolates like Madagascar ganache, black chocolate, and ginger praline. Enjoy free time to browse the shop and purchase any treats to take home if you like.
Continue on with a leisurely walking tour of the medieval city streets and local landmarks as you make your way to a tavern for a 1-hour guided tasting of typical Belgian beers. After sipping your share of ales, stouts, or lagers, take a break with another short walk to the lower part of town near the Mont des Arts, passing highlights like the Mannekin Pis statue, Grand Place, and Royal Saint Hubert Galleries along the way.
Settle in to another tavern for a second beer tasting of two specialty brews served in sample-sized glasses. Learn about the unique flavors and production of these beers from your guide while soaking up the local atmosphere. After saying farewell to your guide at the end of the 2-hour tour, you’ll have a new appreciation for Belgian beer and the ‘Brussels way of life.’